Bosnia and Herzegovina: Lower electricity production at HPP Visegrad this August

, SEE Energy News

Last August, hydro power plant Visegrad produced 41.01 GWh of electricity. A subsidiary of power utility ERS “Hidroelektrane na Drini”, the company which operates hydro power plant Visegrad, announced that the plant has produced 45.7 GWh of electricity in August 2020, which is 10.4 % lower compared to the previous month (50.97 GWh).

HPP Visegrad produced 858 GWh of electricity in 2019, compared to 1,153 GWh produced in 2018. Highest monthly electricity production was recorded in May with 102.5 GWh. In the first eight months of 2020, the plant produced a total of 473.26 GWh. HPP Visegrad was commissioned in 1989 and it has power output of 315 MW (3 x 105 MW) and average annual generation of 1,010 GWh of electricity. Total electricity production of the plant stood at 23,883.26 GWh at the end of 2015. Record annual production was achieved in 2010 with 1,283.05 GWh.